On This Day: May 27th II Quiz Stats

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The Sino-British Joint Declaration enters into force, with Britain agreeing to return ______ to China in 1997.
1985
Hong Kong
89.1%
Tibet
6.7%
Macau
2.5%
Sichuan
0.9%
In a radio address, this US President proclaims an ‘unlimited national emergency’, hoping to sway isolationists to his belief that aiding Europe was in America’s best interest.
1941
Franklin D. Roosevelt
84.4%
Harry S. Truman
8.4%
Dwight D. Eisenhower
5.4%
Herbert Hoover
1.6%
Thirty-eight military officers stage a coup d'état and install General Cemal Gürsel as president of this transcontinental country.
1960
Turkey
80.1%
Russia
5.8%
Greece
6.2%
Egypt
7.5%
The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia announces an indictment of ______ and four others for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.
1999
Slobodan Milošević
79.9%
Josip Broz Tito
9.9%
Muammar Gaddafi
5.1%
Idi Amin
3.5%
This song by the Sex Pistols is released, sparking controversy in Britain and leading to a ban of the song by the BBC.
1977
God Save the Queen
75.9%
London Calling
11.3%
Blitzkrieg Bop
10.6%
Johnny B Goode
1.6%
This iconic English actor, who played Saruman in ‘The Lord of the Rings’ franchise and Count Dooku in the ‘Star Wars’ prequel trilogy, is born.
1922
Christopher Lee
61.1%
Ian McKellen
34.8%
Boris Karloff
1.8%
Roger Moore
2.1%
This first incarnation of this popular late-night talk show, which was primarily aimed at the so-called ‘MTV Generation’, airs for the last time.
1994
The Arsenio Hall Show
51.2%
The Pat Sajak Show
2.1%
Last Call with Carson Daly
28%
The Tonight Show
17.5%

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